Gov’t losing big with ICUMS

Painstaking investigations conducted into the operations of the newly Integrated Customs Management System (ICUMS), otherwise known as UNIPASS, has revealed that their system is not connected to that of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA). The situation has, therefore, exposed revenue leakages associated with the ICUMS platform unlike the Ghana Customs Management System (GCMS) […]

A/R: ECG invests GH¢44.5m to stabilise power

The management of the Electricity Company Limited (ECG) has expressed worry about intermittent power supply currently being experienced in some parts of the Ashanti Region. Businesses in the region are bearing the brunt of the outages in power supply with the utility company also suffering revenue losses. According to the Managing Director of ECG, Kwame […]

COVID-19: Obuasi Central Market shut down

The Obuasi Municipal Assembly has shutdown the Obuasi Central Market among two others. The move is to enforce physical social distancing and other protocols of Covid 19 to mitigate spreading of the viral disease in the mining city. The Municipal Assembly has also directed all drinking spot operators to also close down shops to business […]

Finance Minister to brief Parliament on impact of COVID-19 on Ghanaian economy

The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, is expected to be in Parliament on Monday, March 30, 2020, to brief Members on the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on the Ghanaian economy. The briefing, www.politicoghana.com understands, will mainly focus on Government’s COVID-19 Alleviation Program that seeks to minimize the adverse impacts of the coronavirus on […]

Renault considers establishing assembly plant in Ghana

French multinational automobile manufacturer, Renault, is considering the establishment of an automobile assembly plant in Ghana, following in the footsteps of Volkswagen, Nissan and Sinotruk that will, this year, establish assembly plants in Ghana. Vice President and Chairman of the Africa-Middle-East-India (AMI) Region at Renault, Fabrice Cambolive, made this known on Monday, 28th January, 2019, […]